Qetaifan Projects is a real estate development company founded in October 2017. It is fully owned by Katara Hospitality; a leading global hotel owner, developer and operator based in Qatar. Qetaifan Projects foremost objective is to build cities of sustainable and intelligent infrastructure to support Qatar’s long-term economic vision.
Qetaifan Projects first and main development is Qetaifan Island North; a distinct island featuring a state-of-the-art waterpark, luxurious hotels, unrivalled accommodation and world class facilities that make it a modern, globally-competitive community with a unique design that is inspired by the rich culture and nature of the region.
This thriving waterfront hub represents a thrilling new way of life, as well as a symbol of vision, insight, and aspiration to develop into an internationally recognized landmark location and Qatar’s future iconic destination.
The Island’s main attraction, a state-of-the-art waterpark spanning over an area of approximately 129,000 square meters and featuring 21 different exciting rides, including the highest water slide in the world located on the Icon Tower. All the rides within the waterpark are inspired by the Qatari culture; complementing the theme of the oil and gas industry.
Qetaifan Island North features luxury hotels to offer comfort to all visitors and tourists, in addition to the distinctive sea view and private beaches, chalets and rooms design. The Hotels will surround the Waterpark to ensure a unique experience for hotel guests, and will host events, leisure activities, services and facilities that will attract the largest number of tourists, such as spas and gyms, ballrooms, restaurants, and cafes.
Qetaifan Island North is characterized by a first-class luxury residential community, consisting of beach villas with stunning waterfront views; some of which are directly overlooking the beach shore and others overlooking the sea. As well as apartments with spectacular sea views, some of which overlook Lusail city and others are on the lively sea walkway. Qetaifan Island North provides an integrated lifestyle for its residents by also offering a school, a comprehensive medical center and a mosque.
Qetaifan Island North is a global-scale public attraction, and a hub for hospitality & leisure. The retail services on the island include F&B, Edutainment, Entertainment, in addition to the Souq; a market inspired by the Qatari culture, overlooking the Linear Park, offering a unique shopping experience for the whole family.
The Linear Park is the main artery of the island, linking all zones together. An artificial Salt Canal linked to the sea, allowing visitors to enjoy fishing, boating and plenty of other family-friendly fun activities inspired by the Qatari culture. Spread over the canal side are community facilities, such as shopping outlets, snack stalls, prayer rooms, seating, as well as meeting rooms, game rooms, and a kid’s club.
The Beach Club is the first element planned for completion on the island. The clubhouse offers an assemblage of activities to be enjoyed by the whole family. The family-friendly luxury club is recognized as the waterfront attraction of the island; featuring a white sand beach, infinity pool, restaurant, cabanas, spa, gym, as well as a kid’s area.